Late.Rev.M.S.Santhavardhan founded Good News Messengers in 1983. GNM is a registered, non-governmental and non-profit organization. It is formed in 1983, to spread the gospel of Jesus Christ all over the world and to promote and enhance sustainable development in the rural areas of India.
Following God’s call for his life to spread the message of Christ he was able to build several churches in Andhra Pradesh and supports many pastors around India. He established the Kids of Christ Children’s home in the year 2000 to help the underprivileged, destitute and orphan kids to study and serve Lord in their vocation.
He visited more than 30 countries and all over India to preach the Gospel of Jesus Christ. He was imprisoned in an Islamic nation and was miraculously released for God’s glory. After that incident, God used him mightily in many other countries in the middle-east. God used him to lead numerous people to Christ through gospel meetings, television ministry and El-Shaddai church in Guntur. God enabled him to lead over 8000 people to commit their lives to Christ through Baptism. God used him 36 years mightily for his kingdom.
On September 1,2011 Rev.MSSV went to be home with the Lord. He is married to Mrs.Nirmala and they have six children. Hannah (1980), Shalem, Merlyn, Jacob, John and Samuel. Their Oldest daughter Hannah went to be with the Lord on September 11,1980.
After responding to God’s call now his eldest son Bro.Shalemalong with Jacob (Worship leader) and Samuel(Pastor, El-shaddai church (Hyderabad) &AscharyakarudainaYesu gospel TV program) are leading the ministry by the powerful guidance of Holy Spirit. Rev.M.S.Santhavardhan’s daughter Ms.MerlynMamathaalong with her husband ChristopherSlivinsky and two kids (Elijah and Evanka)resides in Dallas,Texas.